August 18, 1945
Order by Aleksandr Vasilevsky to the Commander of the 1st Far Eastern Front
Vasilevsky sends orders to continue the occupation of Manchuria and prepare for invasion of the Japanese island of Hokkaido.
August 18, 1945
Telegram from Aleksandr Vasilevsky to Stalin
Vasilevsky reports on the progress of the Soviet invasion of Manchuria and planning for invasion of the Japanese island of Hokkaido and other islands in the Pacific.
August 20, 1945
Cable from Aleksandr Vasilevsky to Stalin
Vasilevsky reports on the progress of the Soviet invasion of Manchuria and the surrender of Japanese forces.
August 21, 1945
Order by Aleksandr Vasilevsky to Aleksandr Novikov
Orders for preparations for a planned invasion of the Japanese island of Hokkaido and the southern Kurile Islands.
August 22, 1945
Order by Aleksandr Vasilevsky to Nikolai Kuznetsov and Ivan Yumashev
Orders for preparations for a planned invasion of the Japanese island of Hokkaido and the southern Kurile Islands. Operations are not to begin "until special instructions from the Headquarters."
August 23, 1945
Cable from Aleksandr Vasilevsky [?] to Stalin
Report on the surrender of Japanese forces on the Kurile Islands.
April 20, 1949
Telegram, Shtemenko and Vasilevsky to Stalin
A telegram informing Stalin that there has been about 37 violations from the South Koreans over the 38 parallel, and that the Soviet government should advise the North Koreans to take appropriate measures to be ready to respond to more provocative actions from the North Koreans.
September 21, 1950
Telegram from Soviet Defense Minister A.M. Vasilevsky to Stalin
Vasilevsky reports on the state of Korean fighter aviation regiments, damaged Soviet regiments in Korea, Korean maintenance crews and transport of battalions and munitions supplies to Korea, allowing Stalin to decide, pending further calculations, whether or not it would be logical to transfer aircraft to Pyongyang.
September 23, 1950
Telegram, Vasilevsky to Stalin
Vasilevsky reports on the deployment of a battalion of fighter pilots to Korea via China and the planned deployment of battalions, technicians, artillery, fuel, and other necessities.
September 27, 1950
Telegram from Feng Xi (Stalin) to Matveyev (Razuvayev V.N.) and T.F. Shtykov
Stalin blames the recent success of the UN forces in Seoul on the inefficiency of the KPA’s Frontline Command and Soviet military advisors, as well erroneous use of tank tactics and overall combat strategy. Stalin provides a detailed list instructing military advisors, and especially Vasilyev, how to delpoy and manage Korean troops around Seoul.
October 06, 1950
Telegram from Gromyko and Vasilevsky to Stalin, attaching draft cable to Shtykov
In a telegram to Stalin, Vasilevsky and Gromyko ask for consideration concerning the attached recent draft cable to Shtykov, stating approval for Shytkov’s call for the evacuation of Soviet advisers, personnel and families and, in case of emergency, all Soviet citizens from Korea.
January 19, 1951
Telegram from Vasilevsky and Menshikov to Stalin
A response to Mao's questions about the third article of the draft agreement on military credit, the date of the requested deliveries in February and May, and requests to expedite delivery of the remaining 12,000 cars.
April 12, 1951
Telegram from Vasilevsky and Shtemenko to Stalin
Reporting their considerations to deploy Belov's fighter aircorps.
August 30, 1951
Telegram from Vasilevsky to Stalin
In accordance with Stalin's instructions, Vasilevsky relayed instructions for the MiG-15 to Belov, and the commanders of the military and air force.
January 12, 1953
Ciphered Telegram from Vasilevsky and Sokolovsky to Stalin
A proposal of how many guns and ammunition can be given to the Chinese troops and at what rate.